OfS funding extension awarded to University of Plymouth-led outreach partnership
Next Steps South West (NSSW), the University-led consortium of fourteen higher education (HE) providers has received £5.5m to continue for another two years.
Dance, theatre and performance outreach
University of Plymouth School of Humanities and Performing Arts Outreach: dance, theatre and performance outreach events for schools
University of Plymouth School of Humanities and Performing Arts Outreach: music outreach and events for schools
University of Plymouth School of Humanities and Performing Arts Outreach: supporting the delivery of history at A Level, extending the possibilities of learning and giving a university experience.
Art history outreach
University of Plymouth School of Humanities and Performing Arts Outreach: inspiring interest in art history for school and college students
School pupils learn about life as a top-class researcher
Year 9 students have learned about DNA extraction and cell culture through a science event at Plymouth University Peninsula School of Medicine.
Girls into Geoscience wins national award for inspiring female scientists
Girls into Geoscience, launched at the University of Plymouth in 2014, has received The Geological Society’s R H Worth Award, which is presented in recognition of achievements in outreach, public engagement and/or education.
Consortium awarded £5.5million to increase HE participation from disadvantaged backgrounds
Plymouth University news: A consortium of universities and colleges across the South West – led by the University of Plymouth– has been awarded £5.5million in government funding to inspire young people from disadvantaged backgrounds into higher education
Raising Aspirations through Higher Education
University of Plymouth news: Raising Aspirations through Higher Education (RAHE), a programme which uses digital materials to increase students’ digital literacy skills and inform them about higher education options, is reflecting on its success.
Plymouth University to help young people access higher education
Plymouth University news: A grant from the Department for Business, Skills and Innovation will see Plymouth University with partner institutions on the creation of the Devon Collaborative Outreach Network which will work to encourage more people into HE.